William F. M. Goss papers, 1894-1964 | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Extent: 1.0 Folders
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Scope and Contents: One folder containing correspondence from Purdue President Edward C. Elliott upon the death of William Goss, concerning Purdue's representation at his funeral services. Also contains a thank you note from Mrs. Goss. The folder also contains a copy of Professor Goss' obituary, a report he had written: Facts Concerning Graduates of Purdue University, during the ten years ending with 1894, and a report; Thermal Tests Of Car Wheels, done by Goss for the Griffin Wheel Company and submitted to Railway Age by Mr. T. A. Griffin, the president of Griffin Wheel Company. The report is dated February 20, 1899. Also includes three oversized portraits of William Goss and testimonial of appreciation written in calligraphy.